Getting the kids ready for bed can be one of the most challenging things a parent has to do! This month’s Kid Lit post features books for bedtime that will have your little ones drifting off to dreamland in no time!
Okay, so we all know it’s wonderful to read bedtime stories to kids, but what about doing math? Many generations of Americans are uncomfortable with math and numbers, and too often kids will say, “I’m just not good at math!” For decades, this attitude has trickled down from parents to their kids, and we now have a culture that finds math dry, intimidating, and just not cool. Bedtime Math wants to change all that. They want to help parents make math a fun part of their kid’s everyday lives, not just something found only in homework assignments.
Inside this book, you’ll find fun, mischief-making math problems to tackle—math that isn’t just kid-friendly, but actually kid-appealing. With over 100 math riddles on topics ranging from jalapeños and submarines to roller coasters and flamingos, this book bursts with math that looks nothing like school. Each challenge features three different levels — wee ones, little kids, and big kids– so there’s problem to be solved by everyone.Continue reading ⇒